Graduate Students

Sarah Agou

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, RL, PHD candidate
  • Office: Esslinger 192K
  • Office Hours: Wednesday-Thursday, 11-12
  • Interests: Feminist Theory, Women's Writing, Poetry, Reception of Antiquity, Languages in Contact, Romance linguistics

Magela Baudoin Teran

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  • Title: Graduate Student
  • Phone: 541-852-5628
  • Office: 192K Esslinger Hall
  • Interests: Latin American literature in XX and XXI centuries. Gothic. Women's Writing.

Catherine Behm

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Fri 10:00am - 12pm & by appointment
  • Affiliated Departments: Romance Languages
  • Interests: Early Modern French literature: narrative, prose and poetry. Stylistics. Literature and philosophy.

Aurélie Bertin

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 8-9 a.m, Thursday 9-10 a.m or by appointment
  • Affiliated Departments: French
  • Interests: Teaching French and Pedagogy, Cinema Studies, Translation Studies, 17th century French literature

Sheela Bora Hadjivassiliou

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 192M Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Tue 7:45-8:45, Wed 10:00-11:00
  • Interests: Postcolonial and Decolonial Studies, Feminist Theory, Francophone Literature, Indian Diaspora Studies, Caribbean Literature and Literature from the Indian Ocean, Archipelagic Studies

Lara Boyero

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish Sociolinguistics, PhD
  • Phone: 541-346-4203
  • Office: 198B Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: T from 2 to 4.30 in CMAE (Oregon Hall)
  • Affiliated Departments: Linguistics
  • Interests: Linguistics and sociolinguistics, languages in contact, translanguaging, spanglish, heritage learning, Latinoamerican first and third generation, critical pedagogies, teaching a second language, heritage language, discourse analysis

Yasmín Díaz Mendías

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Romance Language MA
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 2:00pm-2:50pm; Wednesday 2:00-2:50
  • Interests: Resistance, Medieval Literature, Dante, Boccaccio, Satire

Iñaki Gonzalo

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  • Title: Graduate Student, Spanish, PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Interests: Iberian Cultural Studies, New Spanish Cinema, Soccer Studies, Gender Studies

Jon Jaramillo

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 192M Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: W/Th 2:30 to 3:30 or by appointment
  • Interests: Politics, Post colonial Studies, Philosophy, SLAT, Queer Studies, Women's and Gender Studies, Poetry, Cinema, Translation Studies
  • Website: Website

Mateusz Kwiek

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday 11-11:50am
  • Interests: Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Translation, History, Technology

Rhianna Montalvo

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Monday 10-11 Friday 1-2
  • Interests: Le Moyen Age, La Renaissance, Michel de Montaigne, Fairy Tales, Phonetics, Second Language Acquisition

Marina Peñalosa Montero

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 458-205-1082
  • Office: 192F Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: M-W 1030-1130
  • Interests: Comparative Literature, Latin-American Literature, Jorge Luis Borges, Borges essays, Philosophical Concepts in Literature, Auto-fiction in Modern Literature (20th and 21th century)

Gerardo Pisacane

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Italian, PhD
  • Phone: 865-232-9328
  • Office: Friendly 30
  • Office Hours: Monday, 12 -13 (FREE TUTORING, Mckenzie 175) or by appointment
  • Affiliated Departments: Romance Languages
  • Interests: Teaching Italian and Pedagogy. Cinema and Television Studies, Gender and Sexuality, Queer Studies

Mariko Plescia

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 192A Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: by apt. only
  • Interests: Latin American film and cultural studies, critical temporalities, documentary film genre, film festival, Ecuador

Chad Reeves

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish M.A.
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 12:00 - 1:00 (or by app.)
  • Affiliated Departments: Latin American Studies
  • Interests: Don Quixote: Sancho Panza & Viejo Cristiano, 15th - 17th century Spanish identity and Culture. Mexican indigenous poetry. Negrismo & Negritud poetry.

Kevin Regan-Maglione

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Italian, PhD candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 192L Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Spring Term: Wednesdays 1:30-3:30 on Skype username: klregan27
  • Affiliated Departments: Translation Studies, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Interests: Romance language studies, archival politics, testimony, queer theory, temporality

Maryam Saedi

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, PhD candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 198C Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays, Thursdays 12:00-13:00 and by appointment
  • Interests: 20th century French studies, Theater of the Absurd, film studies

Daniel Sanguino

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 10:00am-12:00pm and by appointment
  • Interests: Translation Studies, Second Language Teaching and Learning, Linguistics, Holocaust Studies.

Pablo Serrano Torres

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Phone: +1 (541) 285-6919
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Monday & Thursday 11-11:50
  • Interests: Latin American narrative, 20th century, existentialism, censorship

Elizabeth Sotelo

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Student
  • Office: 192K Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Tue 10:00am-12:00pm
  • Interests: 20th & 21st century Latin American literature, Peruvian and Mexican urban narratives, nonfiction chronicles, memory and politics, hybridity, cultural studies.

Iris Soto

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: 10:00am-12:00pm Tuesday or by appointment
  • Interests: Caribbean Literature, Caribbean Children's Literature, Colonial theories

Senna Steward

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Monday: 9h45 - 10h45, Wednesday: 11h -12h, or by appointment
  • Interests: Contemporary France and Francophone Studies, Transnational literature, Identity politics, Historical memory, Post-colonial studies, Women writers, Bande dessinées, Translation, European Union: role and history

Macarena Tejada López

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 198B Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 3-5
  • Interests: Autobiography studies, Spanish Civil War, Soviet Russia, Holocaust Studies, Masculinity studies.

Chandler Thompson

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: 9:30-10:20 AM Thursday and Friday
  • Interests: Contemporary and Golden Age Spanish Literature, Colonial Latin American Literature, Literary Representations of Trauma, Prosthetic Memory, History

Cornesha Tweede

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Student
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 192D Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 10:15-12:15pm, or by appointment
  • Affiliated Departments: African Studies
  • Interests: Black Baroque, Feminine Studies, Luso African Literature, Race and Gender Studies

Javier Velasco

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  • Title: GE Spanish. PhD candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 198B Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 10:00 to 11:50
  • Interests: Marxist theory, postcolonial studies, performance studies, aesthetics of art and politics

Yosa Vidal-Collados

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD Candidate
  • Additional Title: Spanish-French
  • Phone: 541-346-4497
  • Office: 198C Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: M-W 12:00-12:50
  • Interests: Latin American literature, aesthetics and politics, cartoons and political humor, creative writing.

José Jesús Vilches Aguado

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, PhD student
  • Phone: 6812859016
  • Office: 192K Esslinger Hall
  • Interests: Latin American literature, Politics, Cultural Studies

Jalin Weaver

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, 1st Year French, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: Mondays 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Thursdays 9:15 am - 10:15 am or by appointment
  • Interests: Rural and urban spaces, Urbanization

Haley Williams

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  • Title: Graduate Employee, Spanish, MA
  • Office: 30 Friendly Hall
  • Office Hours: By appointment
  • Interests: Contemporary Latin American and Spanish Literature, Border Literature, Literature of Pre- and Post- dictatorships in Latin America, Poetry, Language Acquisition, Feminist Theory

Jordan Youssefzadeh Clementi

  • Title: GE of Spanish, PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 541-346-4203
  • Office: 192G Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: By appointment
  • Affiliated Departments: African Studies, French, Latin American Studies, Portuguese, Romance Languages, Spanish, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Interests: Post-National Futures, Feminist Solidarity Networks, Global South Studies, Black Feminisms, Third World Feminisms,

Kiana Youssefzadeh Clementi

  • Title: Graduate Employee, French, PhD candidate
  • Office: 192B Esslinger Hall
  • Office Hours: Wednesday and Thursday 12:00-1:00
  • Interests: Postcolonial studies, African & Asian Diaspora, National identities, Feminist Theory, Comic Studies, Children and political violence, French cinema, Muslim feminism, Laïcité

Angela Zagarella

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